MS in Educational Administration

Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi-International Study Centre, United States Ranked #18 in North America

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Next enrollment cycle

June 2022

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First Year Course Fee

USD 11,759

Course Accredited By

ABET

  • 2 Years
  • On Campus
  • Postgraduate
  • Degree
The Master's Program in Educational Administration is a leader in preparing PreK-20 school administrators throughout South Texas, nationwide, and internationally.
This learner–centered program prepares graduates to meet the challenges of school leadership positions such as campus principal, campus assistant principal, and central office administration.

This program offers the master of science degree in Educational Administration and preparation for the Texas State certification exams for the principalship and superintendency.

Enrollment Cycles

  • June 2022
  • August 2022

Entry requirements
Postgraduate

Pre-Master’s Program (2 semesters)

  • TOEFL (iBT) 60 overall
  • IELTS 5.5 overall
  • Pearson (PTE) 50
  • Pearson Versant 48-54
  • Duolingo 85
  • Gao Kao English Not accepted
  • GPA: 2.50 Pre-Master’s Program
  • Up to 3 credits toward degree

Pre-Master’s Program (1 semester)

  • TOEFL (iBT) 70 overall
  • IELTS 6.0 overall
  • Pearson (PTE) 55
  • Pearson Versant 55-63
  • Duolingo 95
  • Gao Kao English Not accepted
  • GPA: 2.50 for Pre-Master’s Program
  • Up to 3 credits toward degree

Direct Admission

  • TOEFL (iBT) 79 overall
  • IELTS 6.5 overall
  • Pearson (PTE) Not Accepted
  • Pearson Versant Not Accepted
  • Duolingo 110
  • Gao Kao English Not Accepted
  • GPA: 3.0 for Direct Admission
    *Semester= 4Months
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Required Core Courses (12 semester hours)
EDAD 5304 - Introduction to the Principalship 3 sem. Hrs
EDAD 5366 - Personnel Management 3 sem. hrs.
EDAD 5376 - Supervision of Teaching 3 sem. hrs.
EDAD 5377 - Teacher Appraisal System 3 sem. hrs.


1. General Administrative Competencies (12 semester hours)
EDCI 5340 - Instructional Techniques for Effective Teaching 3 sem. hrs.
EDAD 5363 - Public School Law 3 sem. hrs.
EDAD 5378 - Application of Administrative Concepts 3 sem. hrs.
EDAD 5399 - School Administration Practicum 3 sem. hrs.


2. Specialized Preparation (6 semester hours) (select two courses from the following)
EDAD 5360 - Organizational Theory 3 sem. hrs.
EDAD 5364 - Management of Educational Programs and Special Units 3 sem. hrs.
EDAD 5374 - Campus Finance and Budgeting 3 sem. hrs.
EDAD 5375 - Communication and Community Relations 3 sem. hrs.
IDET 5380 - Educational Technology for Administrators 3 sem. hrs.


3. College Requirements (6 semester hours)
EDFN 5301 - Introduction to Research 3 sem. hrs.
ERST 5302 - Studies in Equality of Educational Opportunities 3 sem. hrs.
(Must be included if the student has not completed an upper-division course in multicultural education)


Comprehensive Examination
All candidates for the Master’s degree in Educational Administration are required to successfully complete a program comprehensive examination. The comprehensive examination is scheduled during the semester in which the student is enrolled in the last course(s) needed to complete the degree and will be offered three times per year (Fall, Spring, and Summer).
A candidate may not retake the comprehensive examination more than twice without program faculty approval and may not retake the examination before the next regularly scheduled examination.

 

Postgraduate Program

 Pre-Master’s Program (2 semesters) $12252

 Pre-Master’s Program (1 semester) $6126

 Direct Admission (2 semesters/9 credits each) Business: $11,759 Engineering/Computer Science: $12,126

 Estimated Room & Board $15,029 - $20,004

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